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Sample

1910 (manufactured)
Artist/Maker
Place of origin

Printed cotton, dress weight. A cream ground on which is printed a pattern of vertical black pin-stripes, which are interrupted by wider stripes, edged in black with alternate cream and pink centres. The pin-stripes get closer together as they near each of the black and cream wider stripes and further apart as they approach each black and pink stripe. Positioned on wider stripes, alternately, are large pink and white rose buds with green leaves and twigs.
No selvedges.


Object details

Category
Object type
Materials and techniques
Printed cotton
Brief description
Textile sample, printed cotton dress fabric, for Calico Printers' Association, Manchester, 1910
Physical description
Printed cotton, dress weight. A cream ground on which is printed a pattern of vertical black pin-stripes, which are interrupted by wider stripes, edged in black with alternate cream and pink centres. The pin-stripes get closer together as they near each of the black and cream wider stripes and further apart as they approach each black and pink stripe. Positioned on wider stripes, alternately, are large pink and white rose buds with green leaves and twigs.
No selvedges.
Dimensions
  • Length: 45cm
  • Width: 37.5cm
Marks and inscriptions
15279 (Patent Office Registration Number)
Production
Patent Office registration date: 19 January 1910
Subjects depicted
Collection
Accession number
T.169-2004

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Record createdSeptember 10, 2004
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